Aaliyah was one of the best R&B artists that helped to push the genre into the mainstream. She had a string of hits that were quite successful and have become classics in their own right. “A Girl Like You” is one of Aaliyah’s best tracks with its p-funk vibe and mellow feel. Treach from Naughty by Nature provides a nice feature to compliment Aaliyah’s vocals.
Tweet Here is another great track from Blood Orange. “S’Cooled” has an 80’s new wave sound that features a danceable beat. The guitar riff is quite amazing as it stays in step with the drums. Check it out above.
Tweet I have been feeling rather nostalgic for California and Nevada over the past few weeks and this led me to the band Calexico. Calexico specialize in desert noir which only partly defines the band music. Their songs are wistful, brooding, and atmospheric. It distinctly evokes the Western states especially the desert surroundings. “Splitter” is […]